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Does the coriolis force has any measurable effect in free fall from large heights?

Take for example the sky diving experiment by F. Baumgartner who started from a height of about 40 km above New Mexico. Does the coriolis force has any measurable effect in this experiment?

I think there should be a deviation to the east and another one to the south (which should be smaller in size). But I don't have an idea how large the deviation would be.

How can one calculate the size of the deviations?

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forgive my ignorance but isn't the coriolis force only a matter of changing the frame of reference? The coriolis force shouldn't er... have a physical effect on Baumgartner right? – drN Oct 21 '12 at 23:30
@drN, the coriolis force won't have an effect on Baumgartner in an inertial frame. But it will cause him to hit the ground at a different point than directly below where he began his fall. – Colin McFaul Oct 22 '12 at 1:10
@ColinMcFaul True that! – drN Oct 22 '12 at 12:46

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